Fifty Three Thousand Degrees Awarded by Raipur's Oldest University

Pink Pagadi and Indian Traditional Dress Code allowed in RSU Convocation. Pandit Ravi Shankar Shukla University 23rd Convocation Ceremony : 53000 students awarded degrees by Pandit Ravi Shankar Shukla University

Raipur, 09 May 2017 - About 52 thousand 937 candidates were awarded degrees at the Pandit Ravi Shankar Shukla University 23 rd Convocation function here today. Chancellor of Universities Governor Mr. Balramji Das Tandon presided over the Convocation. The students were awarded degrees in various disciplines. Reputed Zoological scientist Padma Bhushan awardee Professor Ashish Dutta gave the Convocation address. Chief Minister Dr. Raman Singh and Higher Education Minister Mr. Premprakash Pande also addressed the gathering. Agriculture Minister Mr. Brijmohan Agrawal and M.P. Mr. Ramesh Bais were also present. Vice-Chancellor Professor S. K. Pande welcomed the gathering. Governor Mr. Balramji Das Tandon addressed the guests. Professor Ashish Dutta was awarded Doctor of Science (D.Sc) . About 120 students will be awarded PhD soon. Sixty-six students were awarded Gold Medals.